Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri – November 26, 2011
Three Ste. Genevieve teenagers were seriously injured Saturday night in an off-road accident off Missouri Route Y.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 16-year-old Keith A. Buehler of Ste. Genevieve was driving a 2000 Mazda 626 east on Missouri Route Y when he came on a curve, which he failed to negotiate. About 10:10 p.m. the car went off the right side of the road where it struck an embankment. The impact caused the vehicle to go into the air before it crashed into a creek bed east of Roth Road.
Logan R. Hughes, 15, and Matthew R. Weiler, 16, both of Ste. Genevieve were in the vehicle with Keith. All three boys suffered serious injuries. Keith was taken to Jefferson Regional Medical Center for medical attention, while the other boys were taken to Parkland Regional Hospital in Farmington.
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